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Equation for internal energy

Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:14 pm
by Netpheel Wang 4L
In deltaU=q+w,

What does the term q represent?

Re: Equation for internal energy

Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:59 pm
by Emma Scholes 1L
q is the heat exchanged between the system and its surroundings.

Re: Equation for internal energy

Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 3:13 pm
by daniella_knight1I
q is the heat transfer from the system to the surroundings.